Aviation Industry Press Releases

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Luxaviation Group enters US FBO market by joining forces with Paragon Network Shanghai/ Luxembourg, 22 November 2017 - Luxaviation Group, the world’s second largest private aviation group, today announced a strategic collaboration with US Paragon Aviation GroupTM, the facilitator of The Paragon NetworkTM, creating a FBO network of 52 FBOs around the world of which 25 are in the USA. The strategic collaboration includes Luxaviation Group FBO management company,...
New Director of Supply, Military & Exports, US Marketing Named by Phillips 66 Aviation HOUSTON, Nov. 21, 2017 – Phillips 66® Aviation is pleased to announce that Matt Dill, currently Director, NGL Business Development, Midstream will transition to Director of Supply, Military & Exports, U.S. Marketing. In his new role, Dill will lead sales activities of Military and Exports, with the goal of delivering extraordinary results in terms of business growth, customer...
REBTECH Announces Kuerzi Avionics Partnership REBTECH, a company specializing in avionics night vision lighting announces a partnership with Kuerzi Avionics of Lommis, Switzerland. Kuerzi Avionics will perform night vision filter implementation and aircraft installations for REBTECH in Europe. According to REBTECH President Richard Borkowski, “This agreement allows us to provide our customers with the same high quality NVIS...
NBAA Announces 2017 Kern Professionalism Award Recipients Washington, DC, Nov. 16, 2017 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) has recognized 18 recipients of its annual Dr. Tony Kern Professionalism in Aviation Award, which honors individuals in the business aviation industry for outstanding professionalism and leadership in support of aviation safety. The 2017 Kern Award winners are:  Robert Agostino James Albright...
Skylink Services Ltd Achieves IS‐BAH Stage 1 Accreditation November 16, 2017 – LARNACA, CYPRUS – Skylink Services Ltd (Skylink) is proud to announce that its dedicated facility in Larnaca, Cyprus is the first to receive the IS‐BAH Stage 1 Certification in Cyprus. Skylink employs personnel with many years’ experience, who in turn provide the most elite service to its customers and guests. Their professional staff receives regular...
Simpro Flight Training Announced as New Brand Name for Glass Simulator Center in Aurora, IL November 16, 2017 – Aurora, Illinois – Owners of the Glass Simulator Center have announced the new name for this facility is now SIMPRO Flight Training. Conveniently located on the Aurora Municipal Airport (KARR), 35 miles west of Chicago, SIMPRO Flight Training center was recently remodeled with an updated pilot lounge and new classroom with the latest audio-visual equipment....
JSSI Appoints Brendan Lodge as Aircraft Acquisitions Specialist CHICAGO, November 17, 2017 - Jet Support Services, Inc. (JSSI), the leading independent provider of maintenance support and financial services to the business aviation industry, has announced the appointment of Brendan Lodge as aircraft acquisitions specialist. An experienced aircraft sales broker and financier, Lodge will provide support to JSSI’s growing Advisory Services and JSSI...
NATA Commends Senate Finance Committee for Inclusion of Aircraft Management Services Legislation in Tax Overhaul Washington, DC, November 15, 2017 – Today, the Senate Finance Committee released the modified chairman's mark for the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, legislation to reform and simplify the nation’s tax code.  The revised legislation now contains a provision, sought by NATA, clarifying that aircraft management services are not subject to air transportation taxes. The new section is...
October Marks Full-Year of BizAv Traffic Growth Brussels, 13 November 2017 - With an 8.9% upsurge in movements compared to the same period last year, October’s strong business aviation traffic figures in Europe signalled a key milestone for the sector, with the first full 12 months of uninterrupted growth in almost a decade. “October was a watershed month for business aviation movements in Europe, denoting the first full year...
CL Aerospace Gains EASA Approval for New SLA Battery BANGOR, Maine – C&L Aerospace, in partnership with Securaplane Technologies, a Meggitt PLC Company, is pleased to announce EASA approval for the Securaplane Sealed Lead Acid (SLA) Batteries for Saab 340 aircraft. In August, both companies announced the battery’s Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) and it’s FAA approval. Now with EASA approval, the battery can be...